Tag Archives: Animal Essay Contest

Essay Contest Winner Asks for Donations to Help Homeless Animals on Her Birthday

Braith Norton celebrated her birthday doing what she loves – helping animals while spending time with friends and family at Arlington Animal Services. Norton chose Animal Services as the party destination for her ninth birthday. Rather than gifts for herself, she requested donations for the homeless animals. Norton’s dream birthday came…

City Council Honors Animal Essay Contest Winners

City officials visited various schools last month to surprise the 12 winning students of the 16th annual Arlington Animal Essay Contest, but the excitement for these students and their accomplishments didn’t stop there. The Arlington City Council also recognized these students for their exceptional essays Tuesday, March 7, following a special…

Winners Announced in 16th Annual Arlington Animal Essay Contest

With surprise visits to classrooms, Arlington city officials congratulated 12 students on Friday who penned the winning papers for this year’s Arlington Animal Essay Contest. Approximately 1,320 students who attend public, charter and home schools participated in the 16th Annual Animal Essay Contest, which is designed to promote responsible pet…

Friday is Deadline to Enter 16th Annual Animal Essay Contest

There’s still time to enter! The deadline for students to submit their entries into the 16th annual Animal Essay contest is 5 p. m. this Friday, January 13. Each year, the contest regularly draws more than 1,000 entries. All students residing within Arlington city limits in third, fourth, fifth and sixth grades who attend…

16th Annual Animal Essay Contest Kicks Off in The American Dream City!

You could win the 16th annual Animal Essay Contest!Each year, the contest regularly draws over 1,000 entries. All students residing within Arlington city limits in third, fourth, fifth and sixth grades that attend public, private, or home school are encouraged to submit an original, thoughtful, and creative essay. The essay…

12 Winners Announced in Arlington’s Annual Animal Essay Contest

With surprise visits to classrooms, Arlington city officials congratulated twelve students on Friday who penned the winning papers for this year’s Animal Essay Contest. Nearly 1,500 students in public, private, charter and home schools participated in the 15th Annual Animal Essay contest, which is designed to promote responsible pet ownership. The…

15th Annual Animal Essay Contest Kicks Off in The American Dream City!

You could win the 15th annual Animal Essay Contest!Each year, the contest regularly draws over 1,000 entries. All students residing within Arlington city limits in third, fourth, fifth and sixth grades that attend public, private, or home school are encouraged to submit an original, thoughtful, and creative essay. The essay…